Financial institution lending for the federal government’s markup subsidy scheme, generally often called Mera Pakistan Mera Ghar, has gained momentum, stated the State Financial institution of Pakistan. In a press release on Wednesday, the central financial institution stated that functions with a cumulative value of Rs154 billion had been obtained because the launch of the scheme by completely different banks. “They’ve accredited housing finance of over Rs59 billion until August 31, 2021,” it stated. “Equally, the tempo of disbursement below the Mera Pakistan Mera Ghar has additionally picked up.” The central financial institution identified that the disbursement was initially gradual due to numerous components, together with the provision of housing models. By August 31, 2021, the disbursement below the scheme had reached Rs11.5 billion, exhibiting a rise of round Rs3.8 billion or 49% in August 2021.
Printed in The Categorical Tribune, September 9th, 2021.